Quince, Fruiting Quince
Cydonia oblonga 'Rich's'

Family: Rosaceae (ro-ZAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Cydonia (sigh-DOH-nee-uh) (Info)
Species: oblonga (ob-LON-guh) (Info)
Cultivar: Rich's

Category:

Edible Fruits and Nuts

Shrubs

Trees

Height:

15-20 ft. (4.7-6 m)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Seed is poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Winter/Early Spring

Mid Spring

Foliage:

Deciduous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Saraland, Alabama

Gardeners' Notes:

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On Mar 6, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

This small 15-20' tree has white to pink spring flowers but was selected for its extra large, fragrant golden-yellow fruit used in jelly. Hardy to zone 5.